Writing an annotated bibliography

At this point in the course, you should have an approved topic, an annotated bibliography, and an outline for your Final Research Paper. During this week, you will create the final paper. Your research paper should be 1,500-2,000-words and reflect critical thinking and analysis. Refer to the Academic Writing Guidelines Resource located in the Course Materials section for assistance with this.

You must have a minimum of six references to support your research. The references should be taken from the annotated bibliography completed earlier in the course.

Your research paper should include information about the following:

Brief history of the drug

Psychopharmacology of the drug

Current trends or issues

Societal concerns or issues related to the drug

Significance or relevance of topic to the counseling profession

Any future implications

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide